Get the smart­phone you want

The Star Malaysia - Star2 - - TECH WORLD -

WE are now all ac­cus­tomed to hav­ing smart­phones. Th­ese devices are equipped with var­i­ous fea­tures and ap­pli­ca­tions that meet the needs of a 21st cen­tury con­sumer.

To stay rel­e­vant in an al­ready sat­u­rated and com­pet­i­tive mar­ket, smart­phone pro­duc­ers are con­stantly in­no­vat­ing their prod­ucts to take them one step fur­ther.

As a con­sumer, choos­ing the right phone for you with the right func­tion­al­ity paired with a suit­able bud­get can be an ar­du­ous process when there are so many op­tions out there.

Thank­fully, Digi’s 0% Easy Pay­ment Plan and no- cash up­front pay­ment makes it con­ve­nient to own the smart­phone that meets your needs. You can start max­imis­ing the po­ten­tial of your Digi Post­paid plan in no time.

Here are some smart­phone op­tions you can con­sider when you join Digi’s 0% Easy Pay­ment Plan:

Sam­sung Galaxy S7 edge

The lat­est gizmo put out by the Korean tech gi­ant comes equipped with the An­droid 6.0.1 Marsh­mal­low op­er­at­ing sys­tem boast­ing a 5.5- inch QHD Su­per AMOLED dis­play.

What re­ally makes the Sam­sung Galaxy S7 edge stand out from its pre­de­ces­sor is the curved screen that gives max­i­mum dis­play with­out mak­ing the phone bulky.

The pow­er­ful Exynoss 8890 1.6GHz octa- core pro­ces­sor and a 4GB RAM prom­ise ex­cel­lent mul­ti­task­ing ca­pa­bil­i­ties, gam­ing and video stream­ing.

The Sam­sung Galaxy S7 edge boasts an ex­quis­ite pic­ture- tak­ing ca­pa­bil­ity with a dual- pixel 12- megapixel rear cam­era with brighter lens and a fast- fo­cus ca­pa­bil­ity in ad­di­tion to a five- megapixel front cam­era.

Though non- re­mov­able, the 3600mAh bat­tery en­sures a longer bat­tery life.

How­ever, the most ex­cit­ing as­pect is its cap­less wa­ter and dust re­sis­tant ( IP68) fea­ture so you do not have to worry about a wa­ter­spill ac­ci­dent.

You can own a Sam­sung Galaxy S7 edge for only RM1,889 with Digi Post­paid 148.

Sam­sung Note5

If you want a phone that keeps up with your life­style, be it work or play, then the Sam­sung Note5 is the one for you. Sam­sung has re­fined the fea­tures of the Note se­ries in the Note5, which en­hances user com­pat­i­bil­ity with­out re­dun­dancy.

Even though Notes are known to be bulky devices, the Sam­sung Note 5 is de­signed to be sleeker with back and front glass fin­ish­ing, metal sides and a 5.7inch QHD Su­per AMOLED dis­play. It also comes with An­droid 5.1.1 Lol­lipop, TouchWiz op­er­at­ing sys­tem.

Known for its ef­fi­cient mul­ti­task­ing ca­pa­bil­ity, the phone comes with an Exynos 7420 octa- core 64 bit, paired with a 4GB RAM to han­dle mul­ti­ple ap­pli­ca­tions seam­lessly.

The Sam­sung Galaxy Note5 does not dis­ap­point with a flat sur­face de­sign so it is eas­ier to hold and its ex­cep­tional hand­writ­ing

Huawei Mate 8

Sam­sung A7

Known to be one of the best midrange smart­phones in the mar­ket, the Sam­sung A7 comes with an el­e­gant metal body de­sign and back and front glass fin­ish­ing.

The phone has a 5.5- inch FHD Su­per AMOLED dis­play and is equipped with the An­droid 5.1.1 Lol­lipop, TouchWiz op­er­at­ing sys­tem.

Pow­ered by a Qual­comm Snap­dragon 615 1.6GHz octa- core pro­ces­sor with a 3GB RAM, the phone per­forms well when run­ning ap­pli­ca­tions and fea­tures in gen­eral.

As for stor­age, the phone comes with 16GB in­ter­nal mem­ory that can be ex­panded up to 128GB via mi­croSD. Sam­sung equips the A7 with a 13- megapixel rear cam­era and five- megapixel front cam­era for cap­tur­ing great pic­tures to pre­serve your mem­o­rable mo­ments.

The best fea­ture of the Sam­sung A7 is the bat­tery life as it comes with a 3,300mAh non- re­mov­able bat­tery with a fast charge fea­ture.

Now you can get the Sam­sung A7 for just RM869 with Digi Post­paid 148.

Emerg­ing from Shen­zen, China, Huawei is mak­ing heads turn with its lat­est smart­phone, the Huawei Mate 8.

For those of you who love large screens on your phone, you are in luck. The Huawei Mate 8 comes with six- inch FHD screen dis­play with 1,080p res­o­lu­tion and is sup­ported with An­droid 6.0 Marsh­mal­low.

One of the most im­pres­sive fea­tures of the Huawei Mate 8 is the Huawei Kirin 950 octa- core pro­ces­sor that of­fers pow­er­ful per­for­mance with lower en­ergy con­sump­tion.

It is paired with an i5 co- pro­ces­sor that helps to fur­ther re­duce power con­sump­tion to ap­prox­i­mately 70% with­out com­pro­mis­ing phone per­for­mance.

The phone comes with 32GB ex­pand­able stor­age up to 128GB and runs on a 3GB RAM. What makes the Huawei Mate 8 at­trac­tive is the 4,000mAh bat­tery ca­pac­ity that prom­ises long- last­ing bat­tery life.

For tak­ing ex­cel­lent pic­tures, the Huawei Mate is equipped with a 16- megapixel rear cam­era paired with a dual- tone flash fea­ture, 4x dig­i­tal zoom and time- lapse record­ing in ad­di­tion to an eight­megapixel front cam­era.

More­over, the Huawei Mate 8 comes with a re­spon­sive fin­ger­print sen­sor below the rear cam­era as de­vice un­lock­ing mech­a­nism.

You can now own the Huawei Mate 8 for just RM1,049 with Digi Post­paid 148.

Honor 5X

With Huawei break­ing into the mid- range smart­phone mar­ket, Honor 5X is out to im­press the com­pet­i­tive play­ing field with a stylish metal and plas­tic en­cas­ing and a fin­ger­print sen­sor like its sis­ter phone, the Huawei Mate 8. With a 5.5- inch FHD dis­play with 1,080p res­o­lu­tion, you have clear and vi­brant user in­ter­face and view­ing qual­ity.

The Honor 5X runs on An­droid 5.1 with the EMUI 3.0 and is pow­ered by Qual­comm Snap­dragon MSM 8939, eight- core 1.5GHz pro­ces­sor paired with 2GB RAM for ex­cel­lent per­for­mance.

The great thing about the Honor 5x is the abil­ity to ex­pand its al­ready avail­able 16GB in­ter­nal mem­ory with mi­croSD up to 128GB. The bat­tery ca­pac­ity of this phone stands at 3,000mAh and can last for a day’s use on av­er­age.

The Honor 5X comes with a 13- megapixel rear cam­era and a five- megapixel front cam­era, which meet the qual­ity for most smart­phones in the mid- range mar­ket.

The real pull fac­tor of this smart phone is the at­trac­tive retail value. If you are on a bud­get and are look­ing to get a smart­phone to meet your needs, the Honor 5X is avail­able for RM159 with Digi Post­paid 148.

Sam­sung Galaxy S7 edge.

Sam­sung A7.

Sam­sung Note5.

Honor 5X.

Huawei Mate 8.

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